Cold Blooded: The Clutter Family Murders
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Cold Blooded: The Clutter Family Murders

Wed
6
Wed Jun 6 6:30 PM
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Dendy Opera Quays Cinema 3
Wheelchair
Code 78
General Admission
18+
168 Mins | Joe Berlinger
June

In 1959, in a small town in Kansas, farmer Herbert Clutter, his wife Bonnie, and their teenage children, Nancy and Kenyon, were savagely murdered. Capote visited the town, interviewed the killers (Perry Smith and Richard Hickock) and subsequently wrote his highly influential work; considered the first book in the true crime genre. Director Joe Berlinger has a history of working in this realm, with films such as Paradise Lost (SFF 1996) on the West Memphis Three. He was curious to know what the relatives and townsfolk felt about the murders and the impact of Capote’s book. The resulting documentary is a fascinating reconstruction of the case, from the backgrounds of the victims and perpetrators, to the trial, Capote’s visit and beyond.

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Please note that this session is sold out.
June

Dendy Opera Quays Cinema 3

Shop 9, 2 East Circular Quay Sydney, New South Wales, 2000